Omni May 1994

 

 

BUTTERFLIES AND WILD SCIENCE:
COMPLEXITY IN SANTA FE

HURRICANES AND HEALTH

LUCY'S FATHER:
EVOLUTION REVEALED

NEW TECHNOLOGY SOLAR CARS

UFO INVESTIGATIONS: COSMIC CONSPIRACY

 
OMNI1994MayLG

Vol.16 No. 8

Cover Art: There's a new world rising, technology enhanced and potentially empowering. Does humankind really stand at the forefront, enlightended by our infoculture, or does Tsuneo Sanda's illustration suggest something more sinister?

 
Contents / Articles

First Word
by Bill Nye

Communications

Digs
by Marin Hill

Mind
Good cop, bad cop
by Janel Bladow

Electronic Universe
by Gregg Keizer

Style
by Jessica Cohen

Wheels
Short trip in a solar car
by Jeffrey Zygmont

Medicine
Tropical storms and scientific advances
by Nina L. Diamond

Books
by Robert K.J. Killheffer

Earth
by Hunter Whitney

Continuum

Lucy's Father
Under the guidance of paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson,
who unearthed "Lucy" 20 years before, the clan of our
earliest ancestors continues to grow
by Sharon Mc Auliffe

Complexity
There seems to be a pattern here: complexity
research at the Santa Fe Institute.
by Janet Stites

Cosmic Conspiracy:Part Two
Government cover-ups of multiple sightings in the 1950s
by Dennis Stacy

Fiction: Black Drongo
by Garry Kilworth

Interview: Margie Profet
by Shari Rudavsky

Antimatter

Games
by Scot Morris

Last Word
by Peter Callahan